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A Breakdown of Passengers Aboard Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet

The passengers aboard a Malaysia Airlines flight originating in Kuala Lumpur were of 14 different nationalities, the airline said Saturday.

The plane lost contact with air traffic control and was still missing hours after it had been scheduled to land in Beijing.

According to Malaysian Airlines, the passengers come from:

  • China - 153, including one infant
  • Malaysia - 38
  • Indonesia - seven
  • Australia - seven
  • India - five
  • France - four
  • United States - three, including two children
  • New Zealand - two
  • Ukraine - two
  • Canada - two
  • Russia - one
  • Italy - one
  • Netherlands - one
  • Austria - one

The airline revised its early report, which listed four Americans as being on board the Boeing 777.

All 12 crew members were Malaysian, it said.

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